Points of Pride


Bowie State University is making bold moves to provide quality, affordable higher education to diverse students. A national leader in graduating minority students, Bowie State is preparing the leaders of today and tomorrow.

  • #1 safest college or university campus in Maryland (YourLocalSecurity.com)
  • Among the nation’s top graduate school programs in Public Affairs, Nursing (MSN), Education and Computer Science (U.S. News & World Report) -2022
  • One of the nation’s top 25 HBCUs (U.S. News & World Report) - 2022
  • #10 among the nation’s HBCUs (BestColleges.com) - 2021
  • #3 among public historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) ranked as best-value schools (Money.com) - 2020
  • #3 fastest-growing four-year college or university in Maryland (Baltimore Business Journal) - 2019